Milou en mai (1989)

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  • Milou in May Alternative
  • May Fools Alternative


Social satire of the French middle class set in 1968. A family gather together for the funeral of the matriarch. However, burial plans are interrupted when the gravediggers join a national strike, and this is only the beginning of a strange sequence of events....

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